Title and statement of responsibility area
University of Alberta Lantern Slides collection
General material designation
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Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of collection.
Level of description
CA PAA paa-9195
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
[ca. 1909 -- 1924] (Creation)
- University of Alberta
Physical description area
Publisher's series area
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Archival description area
Name of creator
In 1997, the Provincial Archives of Alberta received the material from an anonymous donor. The slides may have been used by the University of Alberta as lecture slides.
Scope and content
The collection consists of 456 glass plate lantern slides featuring images relating to cartography, natural resources, First Nations, northern Alberta communities, and the oil and gas industry. Some of the images may have been created by Harry Pollard.
Immediate source of acquisition
Language of material
- The material is in English.
Script of material
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Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access. Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
No inventory/file list available.
Further accruals are not expected.
Record No. The fonds includes the following accession: PR1997.0730<br><br>